Publications by authors named "Christine Blake"

64Publications

Terminal Logic Behavior and Strategic Defection of Governmental Officials during Presidential Transitions in Guatemala: Implications for the Sustainability of Food and Nutrition Security Policy.

Curr Dev Nutr 2020 Nov 24;4(11):nzaa161. Epub 2020 Oct 24.

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, The Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.

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November 2020

Early Initiation of Combination Feeding among Latina Mothers in the Deep South: Perspectives for Clinicians.

South Med J 2021 Jan;114(1):32-34

From the Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia.

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January 2021

An interdisciplinary intensive outpatient pain program is associated with improved patient activation and key outcomes.

Pain Manag 2020 Sep 19;10(5):307-318. Epub 2020 Aug 19.

D.D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center, 300 E Hospital Road, Fort Gordon, GA 30905, USA.

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September 2020

Yoga for everyone: a qualitative study of a community yoga class for people with disability.

Physiother Theory Pract 2020 May 18:1-11. Epub 2020 May 18.

Exercise Science, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.

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May 2020

Stressful Life Changes and Their Relationship to Nutrition-Related Health Outcomes Among US Army Soldiers.

J Prim Prev 2020 04;41(2):171-189

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences, Baylor University, One Bear Place #97346, Waco, TX, 76798, USA.

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April 2020

Church Leaders' Views of Obesity Prevention Efforts for Children and Youth.

J Nutr Educ Behav 2020 03 31;52(3):259-269. Epub 2019 Oct 31.

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, SC.

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March 2020

Examining demographic characteristics and food access indicators from the location of vegan soul food restaurants in the south.

Ethn Health 2019 Oct 21:1-16. Epub 2019 Oct 21.

Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behaviour, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.

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October 2019

Understanding the Social Environmental Influences on Pregnancy and Planning for Pregnancy for Young Women in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Matern Child Health J 2019 Dec;23(12):1679-1685

The Organization for Public Health Interventions and Development Trust (OPHID), 20 Cork Road, Belgravia, Harare, Zimbabwe.

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December 2019

Women's bargaining power and child feeding in Nepal: Linkages through nutrition information.

Matern Child Nutr 2020 01 3;16(1):e12883. Epub 2019 Sep 3.

Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina.

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January 2020

Parenting styles are associated with overall child dietary quality within low-income and food-insecure households.

Public Health Nutr 2019 10 17;22(15):2835-2843. Epub 2019 Jun 17.

College of Social Work, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.

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October 2019

Trajectories of body mass index among active-duty U.S. Army soldiers, 2011-2014.

Prev Med Rep 2019 Jun 5;14:100818. Epub 2019 Feb 5.

Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences, Baylor University, One Bear Place #97346, Waco, TX 76798, USA.

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June 2019

Examining collaborative leadership through interprofessional education: findings from a mixed methods study.

J Interprof Care 2019 Mar-Apr;33(2):235-242. Epub 2018 Sep 14.

c Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior , Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina , Columbia , SC , USA.

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June 2019

A Healthy Eating Identity is Associated with Healthier Food Choice Behaviors Among U.S. Army Soldiers.

Mil Med 2018 11;183(11-12):e666-e670

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Columbia, SC.

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November 2018

What does a person's eating identity add to environmental influences on fruit and vegetable intake?

Appetite 2018 Jan 26;120:130-135. Epub 2017 Aug 26.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA. Electronic address:

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January 2018

Elevating Oral Health Interprofessional Practice Among Pediatricians Through a Statewide Quality Improvement Learning Collaborative.

J Public Health Manag Pract 2018 May/Jun;24(3):e19-e24

Department of Stomatology, Division of Population Oral Health, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina (Drs Nelson and Martin); Department of Health Promotion, Education, & Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina (Drs Spencer and Blake); and Department of Family & Community Medicine, and Department of Epidemiology & Prevention, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina (Dr Moore).

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November 2019

Food Availability in School Stores in Seoul, South Korea After Implementation of Food- and Nutrient-Based Policies.

J Sch Health 2017 07;87(7):498-505

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29208.

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July 2017

Stretching Food and Being Creative: Caregiver Responses to Child Food Insecurity.

J Nutr Educ Behav 2017 04 7;49(4):296-303.e1. Epub 2017 Jan 7.

Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC; Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.

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April 2017

Severity of household food insecurity and lifetime racial discrimination among African-American households in South Carolina.

Ethn Health 2018 04 1;23(3):276-292. Epub 2016 Dec 1.

e Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine , Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland , OH , USA.

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April 2018

Individual and structural environmental influences on utilization of iron and folic acid supplementation among pregnant women in Harare, Zimbabwe.

Matern Child Nutr 2017 07 9;13(3). Epub 2016 Aug 9.

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA.

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July 2017

Participating in a Food-Assisted Maternal and Child Nutrition and Health Program in Rural Guatemala Alters Household Dietary Choices.

J Nutr 2016 08 29;146(8):1593-600. Epub 2016 Jun 29.

Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC; and.

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August 2016

Evaluating the perceived impact of an interprofessional childhood obesity course on competencies for collaborative practice.

J Interprof Care 2016 May;30(3):394-6

b South Carolina College of Pharmacy , University of South Carolina , Columbia , South Carolina , USA.

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May 2016

Eat, play, view, sleep: Exploring Mexican American mothers' perceptions of decision making for four behaviors associated with childhood obesity risk.

Appetite 2016 Jun 2;101:104-13. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

Department of Nutritional Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1415 Washington Heights, I-1867, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2029, USA. Electronic address:

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June 2016

Diversity in fathers' food parenting practices: A qualitative exploration within a heterogeneous sample.

Appetite 2016 Jun 27;101:134-45. Epub 2016 Feb 27.

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA; Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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June 2016

Sensitizing Future Health Professionals to Determinants of Childhood Obesity.

Am J Prev Med 2016 07 11;51(1):106-13. Epub 2016 Feb 11.

College of Social Work, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina.

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July 2016

"What do you think of when I say the word 'snack'?" Towards a cohesive definition among low-income caregivers of preschool-age children.

Appetite 2016 Mar 13;98:35-40. Epub 2015 Dec 13.

Temple University, Center for Obesity Research and Education, 3323 N Broad St. Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA.

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March 2016

Development of a structured observational method for the systematic assessment of school food-choice architecture.

Ecol Food Nutr 2016 11;55(2):119-40. Epub 2015 Dec 11.

c Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities , University of South Carolina , Columbia , South Carolina , USA.

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December 2016

Parenting around child snacking: development of a theoretically-guided, empirically informed conceptual model.

Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 2015 Sep 17;12:109. Epub 2015 Sep 17.

Center for Obesity Research and Education, Temple University, 3323 N Broad St, Suite 175, Philadelphia, PA, 19140, USA.

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September 2015

Neighborhood fast food availability and fast food consumption.

Appetite 2015 Sep 27;92:227-32. Epub 2015 May 27.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA. Electronic address:

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September 2015

Metabolic syndrome and discrepancy between actual and self-identified good weight: Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study.

Body Image 2015 Mar 24;13:28-32. Epub 2014 Dec 24.

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA; Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.

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March 2015

Perceptions and dietary intake of self-described healthy and unhealthy eaters with severe mental illness.

Community Ment Health J 2015 Apr 23;51(3):281-8. Epub 2014 Dec 23.

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA,

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April 2015

A qualitative study of parents' perceptions and use of portion size strategies for preschool children's snacks.

Appetite 2015 May 13;88:17-23. Epub 2014 Nov 13.

Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, United States.

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May 2015

Preventing excessive weight gain during pregnancy and promoting postpartum weight loss: a pilot lifestyle intervention for overweight and obese African American women.

Matern Child Health J 2015 Apr;19(4):840-9

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 915 Greene Street, Discovery 459, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA,

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April 2015

Chronic weight dissatisfaction predicts type 2 diabetes risk: aerobic center longitudinal study.

Health Psychol 2014 Aug 3;33(8):912-9. Epub 2014 Mar 3.

Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina.

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August 2014

Developing a Multicomponent Model of Nutritious Food Access and Related Implications for Community and Policy Practice.

J Community Pract 2013 ;21(4):379-409

Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.

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January 2013

An evaluation of diet and physical activity messaging in African American churches.

Health Educ Behav 2014 Apr 6;41(2):216-24. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

1University of Hawaii Cancer Center, Honolulu, HI, USA.

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April 2014

Environmental influences on fruit and vegetable intake: results from a path analytic model.

Public Health Nutr 2014 Nov 6;17(11):2595-604. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

5College of Social Work,University of South Carolina,Columbia,SC,USA.

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November 2014

C-reactive protein levels in African Americans: a diet and lifestyle randomized community trial.

Am J Prev Med 2013 Oct;45(4):430-40

Cancer Prevention and Control Program (Hébert, Wirth, L. Davis, B. Davis, Harmon, Hurley, Drayton, Shivappa, Adams, Brandt, Armstead, Steck), Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina; Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Hébert, Wirth, Shivappa, Adams, Steck, Blair), Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina. Electronic address:

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October 2013

Adults with greater weight satisfaction report more positive health behaviors and have better health status regardless of BMI.

J Obes 2013 3;2013:291371. Epub 2013 Jun 3.

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA.

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December 2013

The Eating Identity Type Inventory (EITI). Development and associations with diet.

Appetite 2013 Oct 20;69:15-22. Epub 2013 May 20.

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA.

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October 2013

Intersection of identities: food, role, and the African-American pastor.

Appetite 2013 Aug 26;67:44-52. Epub 2013 Mar 26.

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA.

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August 2013

Eating maps: places, times, and people in eating episodes.

Ecol Food Nutr 2012 ;51(3):247-64

Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA.

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July 2012

Tracking beverage nutrition information in the news: an evaluation of beverage-related health reports on television news.

Ecol Food Nutr 2012 ;51(1):1-21

School of Journalism and Mass Communications, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA.

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May 2012

Positive parenting practices associated with subsequent childhood weight change.

J Prim Prev 2011 Dec;32(5-6):271-81

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, USA.

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December 2011

Qualitative perspectives on the use of traditional and nontraditional food venues among middle- and low-income women in Eastern North Carolina.

Ecol Food Nutr 2010 Sep-Oct;49(5):373-89

Department of Public Health, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27834, USA.

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December 2011

Children are aware of food insecurity and take responsibility for managing food resources.

J Nutr 2011 Jun 27;141(6):1114-9. Epub 2011 Apr 27.

College of Social Work, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA.

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June 2011

Behavioral contexts, food-choice coping strategies, and dietary quality of a multiethnic sample of employed parents.

J Am Diet Assoc 2011 Mar;111(3):401-7

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA.

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March 2011

Work conditions and the food choice coping strategies of employed parents.

J Nutr Educ Behav 2009 Sep-Oct;41(5):365-70

Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA.

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November 2009

Employed parents' satisfaction with food-choice coping strategies. Influence of gender and structure.

Appetite 2009 Jun 31;52(3):711-719. Epub 2009 Mar 31.

Division of Nutritional Sciences, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853-4401, USA. Electronic address:

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June 2009

Individual differences in the conceptualization of food across eating contexts.

Food Qual Prefer 2008 Jan;19(1):62-70

Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Division of Nutritional Sciences, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 USA. Email: , telephone: (607) 898-9595, fax: (607) 255-0178.

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January 2008

Eating routines. Embedded, value based, modifiable, and reflective.

Appetite 2009 Feb 12;52(1):127-36. Epub 2008 Sep 12.

Division of Nutritional Sciences, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA.

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February 2009

How adults construct evening meals. Scripts for food choice.

Appetite 2008 Nov 8;51(3):654-62. Epub 2008 Jun 8.

Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA.

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November 2008

Dimensions of everyday eating and drinking episodes.

Appetite 2007 Mar 7;48(2):218-31. Epub 2006 Nov 7.

Division of Nutritional Sciences, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA.

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March 2007

Personal and family food choice schemas of rural women in upstate New York.

J Nutr Educ Behav 2003 Nov-Dec;35(6):282-93

Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA.

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January 2004